Azed Competition No. 1728  Azed Slip  |  < 1724  |  1733 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1728 Jul 2005EIDOLA def. NULLAH Wrong Number21


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstT. AndersonMining a lode one might unearth such paragonsanag. incl. l: lode
SecondM. J. BarkerBride’s eager assertion given in style, having to ditch last name – such appearances may be deceptive‘I do’ in ela(n); ditch
ThirdJ. R. BeresfordReversing estate, I end in ravine – ‘confusing reflections’alod I e (all rev.); ravine
VHCDr J. BurscoughPhantom crew ordered to ditch but bailed out?anag. less but; ditch
VHCB. BurtonWhat you see looking at fish on line in streamid o’ l all in ea; stream
VHCN. C. DexterEcstasy! Leaders of IOC ditch other lands’ athletics dreamsfirst letters; ditch
VHCV. DixonFenland drain harbouring olid fluid produces will-o’-the-wisps, perhapsanag. in ea; drain
VHCW. DreverDitch old ideal for new onesanag. incl. o; ditch
VHCJ. P. GuiverOne lying in a ditch knocked back spiritsI in a lode (all rev); ditch
VHCR. HeskethRemake of an oldie having to ditch new images, after reflectionanag. less n; ditch
VHCJ. C. LeylandImages stream from surreal Dali erotica (odd ones)anag. of alternate letters; stream
VHCW. F. MainConfusing images result when you defile what’s at core of holy ideaanag. incl (h)ol(y); defile
VHCD. F. ManleyImages showing egg in Delia’s fantastic courseO in anag.; ref. D. Smith; course
VHCP. W. MarlowTerribly idle oaf having to ditch fine idealsanag. less f; ditch
VHCT. J. MooreyAustralian lead in Lord’s one-day international reversed by English heroesE + A L ODI (all rev.); lead
VHCR. MurdochHighly regarded people love promiscuous ladies around? Society’s down the drainanag. incl. 0, less S; drain
VHCD. R. RobinsonStream of delusions can create these apparitions and sunset formscomp. anag.; stream
VHCD. P. ShenkinCurrent in a ditch reflected confusing reflectionsI in a lode (all rev.); ditch
VHCD. H. TompsettAbstract pictures kill oiled Academiciananag. incl. A; kill2
VHCJ. R. TozerAn oldie may ditch new, reforming idealsanag. less n; ditch
VHCA. J. WardropWhat’s one to clean with a bit of Lux in running water? PearlsI do L all in ea; water

HCs awarded in competition 1728 to:

D. AppletonD. CarterM. HodgkinA. Plumb
W. G. ArnottC. A. ClarkeA. HodgsonJ. T. Price
D. ArthurC. DaffernL. M. InmanM. Sanderson
D. & N. AsplandR. DeanS. D. JamesP. L. Stone
M. BarleyW. DuffinJ. P. LesterR. J. Whale
M. BathL. K. EdkinsN. MacSweeneyD. C. Williamson
C. BoydA. G. FlemingP. McKennaDr E. Young
C. J. BroughamR. HaddockC. G. Millin 
P. CargillA. & B. HarrisR. J. Palmer